Assault With A Weapon

Saskatoon Police responded to two 9-1-1 calls of an injured person in the south lane of the 1600 block of 20th Street West, that were received at approximately 9:40 PM on Monday June 29, 2009.

An 18 year old male was assaulted by several suspects and received two stab wounds to his lower body as well as a number of bruises from being kicked and punched. He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspects fled in at least two different vehicles.

Later this evening one of the suspect vehicles was located and stopped at the intersection of 8th Street East and Dufferin Avenue. Three adults and two youths have been taken into custody as this investigation continues.

Further information may follow as the investigation progresses.

(Occurrence Number: 09-63549)